Istanbul is bounded by water and can be divided as two peninsulas, one is located in the Europe continent and the other one is located in the Asia continent. With the Black Sea at north, the Sea of Marmara at south and a strait called the Bosphorus connecting these; Istanbul becomes a unique city to live in.
The water around Istanbul has a variety of places and landmarks like Prince’s Islands, the Maiden’s Tower and waterfront houses that offers you a the past to study, places to go and a gorgeous sight for your visual pleasure. The Maiden’s Tower is located at the Bosphorus relatively close to the Asian side, to be exact Üsküdar region.For more information on ‘Investment in Istanbul’ (also known as ‘استثمارات في اسطنبول‘ in arabic language) you can check online.
Due to Istanbul’s great historical background, there are past details as well as myths about various buildings and places like the myths about the Maiden’s Tower. The most trendy one amongst Turkish people is about an emperor and a prophet for her beloved daughter.
It has been said that an oracle prophesized that her daughter would be killed by a poisonous snake. And the emperor built a tower that would defend her. On the princess’ 18th birthday the emperor brought a basket of exotic fruits as a present.